HC Deb 07 May 1996 vol 277 c48W
Mr. Peter Robinson

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what assessment he has made of the advantages of giving financial aid to the United Kingdom fleet to encourage the employment of British ratings. [27613]

Mr. Norris

I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave on 1 April,Official Report, column 32 to the hon. Member for South Antrim (Mr. Forsythe).